1950 Southern 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on September 4, 1950 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC
400 L, 546.4 M, 879.2 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 43 98 Johnny Mantz Plymouth 400 351
2 67 82 Fireball Roberts Olds 391 0
3 7 22 Red Byron Cadillac 390 0
4 23 59 Bill Rexford Olds 385 0
5 15 77 Chuck Mahoney Mercury 381 0
6 35 42 Lee Petty Plymouth 380 0
7 38 71 Cotton Owens Plymouth 380 23
8 64 2 Bill Blair Cadillac 375 0
9 44 52 Hershel McGriff Olds 374 0
10 26 61 George Hartley Olds 371 0
11 16 9 Tim Flock Olds 370 0
12 57 44 Johnny Grubb Plymouth 368 0
13 62 26 Dick Linder Olds 367 0
14 68 89 John DuBoise Ford 367 0
15 72 72 Weldon Adams Plymouth 367 0
16 32 99 Barney Smith Olds 366 0
17 3 51 Gober Sosebee Olds 364 4
18 52 39 Elmer Wilson Plymouth 360 0
19 21 4 Joe Eubanks Mercury 359 0
20 19 43 Shorty York Buick 358 0
21 51 64 Walt Crawford Buick 358 0
22 33 Murrace Walker Olds 358 0
23 48 Gene Comstock Olds 355 0
24 27 17 Jack White Ford 354 0
25 71 Byron Beatty Ford 351 0
26 53 Bill Widenhouse Plymouth 350 0
27 4 7 Bob Flock Olds 348 0
28 10 47 Fonty Flock Olds 346 0
29 13 19 Jack Smith Olds 345 0
30 30 34 Pee Wee Martin Olds 344 0
31 5 Lee Morgan Olds 342 0
32 8 Hub McBride Mercury 341 0
33 11 Slick Smith Olds 340 0
34 12 45 Ted Chamberlain Plymouth 338 0
35 6 66 Virgil Livengood Olds 338 0
36 9 Billy Carden Ford 338 0
37 14 37 Bill Snowden Nash 338 0
38 22 21 Harold Kite Lincoln 334 0
39 25 49 Glenn Dunaway Lincoln 333 0
40 2 25 Jimmy Thompson Lincoln 332 0
41 65 27 Jimmy Florian Ford 331 0
42 20 Bob Smith Olds 331 0
43 24 0 Jimmie Lewallen Olds 330 0
44 75 Jesse James Taylor Mercury 329 0
45 29 Bub King Mercury 329 0
46 36 24 Gene Darragh Hudson 323 0
47 39 Roy Bentley Studebaker 319 0
48 42 J.E. Hardie Studebaker 317 0
49 34 Jerry Kemp Lincoln 315 0
50 46 36 Bill Osborne Mercury 311 0
51 37 Carson Dyer Lincoln 310 0
52 60 33 Wally Campbell Olds 309 0
53 40 79 Jim Paschal Ford 307 0
54 45 18 Charles Tidwell Olds 300 0
55 41 Ruel Smith Pontiac 289 0
56 47 Al Keller Olds 284 0
57 50 Dick Soper Kaiser 282 0
58 54 Pete Keller Studebaker 281 0
59 56 P.E. Godfrey Lincoln 278 0
60 1 41 Curtis Turner Olds 275 22
61 49 Bob Apperson Olds 249 0
62 55 Tommy Thompson Hudson 238 0
63 61 6 Marshall Teague Lincoln 230 0
64 70 14 Tex Keene Plymouth 229 0
65 31 Clyde Minter Lincoln 219 0
66 74 Rollin Smith Hudson 208 0
67 17 86 Bill Henson Olds 200 0
68 50 48 Gayle Warren Olds 188 0
69 28 87 Buck Baker Olds 176 0
70 58 46 Kenneth Wagner Lincoln 155 0
71 18 62 Lloyd Moore Lincoln 112 0
72 73 48 Alton Haddock Ford 98 0
73 69 Jack Yardley Ford 89 0
74 66 Jack Carr Mercury 52 0
75 63 Roscoe Thompson Olds 24 0
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Bill Bennett, Lewis Hawkins, Dorothy Shull, Pap White, Pat Sutton, Herb Thomas, Louise Smith
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available